Upcoming Films

The following is a list of upcoming Black films.  These titles are expected to be released in any one or combination of formats including direct-to-theaters, DVD (after theatrical release), direct-to-video (including video-on-demand and streaming), made-for TV/Cable or to be previewed at national film festivals.

The movie release schedule is preliminary and subject to change.

APRIL 2019

Fast Color (4/19/19; In Theaters)

How High 2 (4/20/19; MTV)

MAY 2019

Bolden (5/3/19; In Theaters)

The Intruder (5/3/19; In Theaters)

What Men Want (5/7/19; DVD)

The Sun Is Also A Star (5/17/19; In Theaters)

Ma (5/31/19; In Theaters)

When They See Us (5/31/19; Netflix)

JUNE 2019

A Madea Family Funeral (6/4/19; DVD)

The Bobby DeBarge Story (6/9/19; TV One)

Shaft (6/14/19; In Theaters)

The Last Black Man in San Francisco (6/14/19; In Theaters)


Luce (8/2/19; In Theaters)

Brian Banks (8/9/19; In Theaters)


Conundrum: Secrets Among Friends (10/25/19; In Theaters)


Bad Boys For Life (1/17/20; In Theaters)

Just Mercy (1/17/20; In Theaters)

Candyman (6/12/20; In Theaters)

Coming to America 2 (8/7/20; In Theaters)

Respect (8/14/20; In Theaters)

For a list of Black movies in production see our Rumored or Announced Projects page.


See our About Us page for information regarding this site’s criteria of what constitutes Black film.  Please feel free to contact us with updates, errors or omissions.


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